Galax Empires is a strategy game, based in turns, set in the distant future, where up to 4 players, selected from 8 different alien races, have to expand theirs galactic empire, and reach the final destruction of theirs adversaries.
The player must expand the borders, conquer new planets, terraform, to put population on them, find resources and develop strategic technology.
As a player you have to take into account the transfer of goods (food and minerals). The autonomy of the starships also depends on the distance of the colonies and
it is becoming more complicated the logistics duties of carrying troops and goods to all corners of the empire.
For this, the player have different types of starships that can be designed to achieve the industry forward. Each one has its own characteristics, in terms of speed, consumption, load capacity, available troops and fire power.
The ultimate goal is to conquer all the available galactic sector (78 planets) running into opposition from other players and natives of those planets.
The game got a diplomacy system, which it, the player can create alliances, declare a state of war and so on. This system of diplomacy also has a message system, which can send messages from one player to another at secret.